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... having GS1 GTINs on our products serves as a sign that we are a reputable business who can meet the needs of trading partners big and small." Isabelle Huot, owner of Isabelle Huot, Docteure en nutrition, GS1 Canada Small Business Subscriber
New Pricing Subscription Options for Small Businesses

GS1 barcodes are scanned 6 billion times a day. The process of getting those products to market can be complex. Let us simplify it so you can focus on your business.

1Get Started with a Barcode

An annual subscription includes one or more barcodes. The subscription level you need is based on the number of barcodes you need - 1 barcode per product variation (flavour, colour, etc).

2Get Ready for Trade

Confidently provide trading partners with the bilingual product data required to sell through retail and foodservice channels.

3Expand Your Product Visibility

Get standardized, professional product images for online sales, advertising, catalogues, in-store planograms and more.

Subscription Options for a Licensed, Authenticated Barcode

If you want to sell a product in Canada, you're going to need a barcode. Quick, easy and affordable, subscriptions are priced based on the number of barcodes (or GTINs, referring to the numbers under a barcode) you need.

Annual gross revenue
less than $250,000
1 Product 1 Barcode
$251,2 Annual Fee

Includes a GS1 Barcode Licence
Additional fees may apply

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Annual gross revenue
less than $500,000
10 Products 10 Barcodes
$1502 Annual Fee

Includes a GS1 Barcode Licence
Additional fees may apply

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Annual gross revenue
less than $1,000,000
100 Products 100 Barcodes
$500 Annual Fee

Includes a GS1 Company Prefix License
Additional fees may apply
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1 $25 annual fee valid for a one-year subscription and is subject to change upon renewal; extends to both new and existing subscribers who will have the opportunity to renew at the reduced rate. 2 Does not apply to companies that need to identify medical devices, pharmaceutical products, variable measure products or mixed cases - those companies must license a GS1 Company Prefix, rather than license a GS1 Barcode. Plus applicable taxes.

Also Included With Your Subscription:

Small Business Success Stories

See how small businesses like yours are working with GS1 around the world to successfully launch and grow their business.

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Are you a small business who has experienced big benefits from working with GS1 Canada? We want to hear from you. Share your story and you could be featured on our website, newsletters and social media outlets.

Stay Tuned for More Small Business Initiatives

Small businesses are the backbone of the Canadian economy and that's why, over the coming months, we will be introducing several new initiatives, resources and efforts to support small businesses in Canada.

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